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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golden_Arches

The Golden Arches are the symbol of McDonald's, the global fast-food restaurant chain. ... suggested by Richard McDonald's sketch into a tapered, sophisticated parabola, with tense, springing lines conveying movement and energy." In the ...

xsquared.wikispaces.com/McDonaldsArch

DESCRIBE YOUR PARABOLA: The founder of this world famous restaurant, ... The arches of McDonald's when viewed from a particular angle looked like “M”.

www.math.tamu.edu/~dallen/digitalcam/goldenarch/parabola.htm

Specifically, are those golden arches in the exact or near to exact form of a parabola? MATH. To use Digitizer , we import the McDonald's image first: MATH.

divisbyzero.com/2011/05/11/what-shape-are-the-golden-arches

May 11, 2011 ... It turns out that the arches are definitely not parabolas (I didn't think they were). The catenary is a good fit, but it still isn't quite perfect. The best ...

mathforum.org/mathimages/index.php/Parabola

Nov 22, 2013 ... A parabola is a u-shaped curve that arises not only in the field of ... of the Eiffel Tower, the McDonald's arches, and the flight trajectory of NASA's ...

SOLUTION: Each of the "golden arches" at a McDonald's restaurant is in the shape of a parabola. Each arch is modeled by: h(x) = -x^2 + 6x, where h(x) is the  ...

mathforum.org/library/drmath/view/54466.html

Finding the equation of the parabola in the McDonald's golden arches.

www.101qs.com/164-golden-arches

Are the golden Arches parabolic? Brian Bennett. March 19, 2012. Are the McDonalds arches truly parabolic? David Cox. March 20, 2012. Is the arch a parabola ...

omega-unlimited.blogspot.com/2011/10/golden-arches-exposed.html

Oct 22, 2011 ... One commenter joked about the Golden Arches of McDonald's as being the most famous parabolas in America. As I am teaching quadratic ...